| Apr 14, 2011
Sidney Harman, a philanthropist, polymath and pioneer in high-fidelity sound for homes and cars who tried to resuscitate an icon of American journalism when he bought Newsweek last year, has died. He was 92.
Harman died Tuesday night in Washington, D.C.,...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 6:19 PM
Murders rose but other serious crimes declined during the first six months of 2010, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Tuesday.
Forcible rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny and motor vehicle theft all went down, compared to...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Winter Springs linebacker/running back Ryan Petro finally saw all of his hard work and determination in getting a college football scholarship pay off this week, and Friday he decided to accept an offer to play at Central Michigan.
"It was a long hard...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 1:52 PM
My ex-wife owes me for abandoning the home that we share with our 20-year-old son, despite the fact that we each pay a third of the rent and utilities. This is not the first time she has skipped out on our family, which includes our 23-year-...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Baltimore County's homeless survey first asks for a name, but it makes that answer optional. The second question is, "Where did you spend last night?"
Replies, which often came in hushed tones Thursday as the one-day survey was conducted, included a...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 5:53 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Lindsay Lohan was back in a Los Angeles courtroom Thursday morning for a routine case review conference with a judge who is overseeing her probation.
Lohan, wearing big sunglasses a long, black dress, arrived at the Del Aire...
| Nov 21, 2010
Our Days in Stockholm: A Memoir of a Friendship
Kurdo Baksi, translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson
Pegasus Books: 144 pp., $22
What does a writer leave behind? Unfinished work, clues about the creation of his characters,...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:03 PM
BURBANK, Calif. (KTLA) -- Rapper Tone Loc pleaded no contest today to assault, weapon possession and domestic violence charges in Burbank Superior Court.
The rapper, whose real name is Anthony Smith, 45, pleaded no contest to one count each of possession...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:43 PM
ANDERSON, Indiana (KTLA) -- Teen Mom star Amber Portwood attempted to commit suicide Tuesday morning, according to police.
"Late this morning, Anderson Police responded to a call at a residence in the 1300 block of Pleasant Meadow Drive," a police...
| May 6, 2011
| 12:59 PM
NEW ORLEANS, La. (KTLA) -- Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage who went on a bizarre tear in New Orleans' French Quarter that ended with his arrest on several charges, including domestic abuse battery, won't face criminal charges.
The Orleans Parish...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 2:47 AM
Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage has been arrested in New Orleans after a drunken argument with his wife outside a residence in the French Quarter, police said on Saturday.
The 47-year-old film star was taken into custody at about 11:30 p.m. on Friday...